FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 23, 2017

Contact: Communications Office
573-751-1010
communications@dnr.mo.gov

Raptor Awareness Program July 1 at Echo Bluff State Park

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, JUNE 23, 2017 – The World Bird Sanctuary will hold a Raptor Awareness Program July 1 at Echo Bluff State Park south of Salem. The free program will begin at 7 p.m. in the park’s amphitheater.

The program will feature a live bald eagle as well as other birds of prey for the audience to see and experience. 

Missouri State Parks is celebrating 100 years in 2017. Visitors can experience all the park system has to offer with the Centennial Passport. Visit http://mostateparks.com/passport for more information. 

Echo Bluff State Park was located on Hwy. 19 approximately 25 miles south of Salem and approximately 14 miles north of Eminence. For more information on the event, contact the park at 573-751-1224. For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit http://mostateparks.com. Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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